School of Medicine Faculty Appointments March 2019

New appointments, promotions, change of status, renewals and secondary appointments for March 2019 in the School of Medicine.

New Appointments (Omaha)

  • Hussam Nagm, MD, as Assistant Professor (FT), clinician educator, non-tenure track, in the Department of Anesthesiology.
  • Christopher Jodlowski, MD, as Assistant Professor (FT), clinician educator, non-tenure track, in the Department of Anesthesiology.
  • Leah Hunter, PhD, as Assistant Professor (FT), teaching research, tenure track in the Department of Medical Education.
  • Amandeep Mahal, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of OB/GYN.
  • Abigail Delaney, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of OB/GYN.
  • Jonah E. Attebery, MD, as Clinical Instructor (CS) in the Department of Pediatrics.
  • Lisa Schalley, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Medicine.
  • Tyson E. Becker, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Surgery.
  • Viren Punja, MB, BS, as Assistant Professor (FT), clinician educator, tenure track in the Department of Surgery.

New Appointments (Phoenix)

  • Mittun Patel, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Radiology.
  • Michael Kruer, MD, as Associate Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Pediatrics.
  • Saunder Bernes, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Pediatrics (primary) and Neurology (secondary).
  • Leslie Touger, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Pediatrics.
  • Duane Mitzel, MD, as Associate Professor (AF) in the Department of Surgery.
  • Nicholas Huggins, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Pediatrics.
  • Felipe L.G. Videla, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of OB/GYN.
  • Indu Srinivasan, MB, BS, as Assistant Professor (AF) in the Department of Medicine.
  • Azar Mehdizadeh, MD, as Assistant Professor (AF) in the Department of Medicine.
  • Tina Younger, MD, as Assistant Professor (AF) in the Department of Medicine.
  • Vasanth Coorg, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Pediatrics.
  • Robert Rosenberg, MD, PhD, as Associate Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Pediatrics.
  • Clarimar Borrero-Mejias, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Pediatrics (primary) and Neurology (secondary).
  • Gerald Mendell, MD, Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Radiology.

Contributed Service Renewals (Omaha)

  • Renee Woehrer, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Medicine.
  • Arthur Weaver, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Medicine.
  • Garnet Blatchford, MD, as Associate Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Surgery.
  • Alan Thorson, MD, as Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Surgery.
  • Lee Merritt, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Surgery.
  • Alan Parks, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Surgery.
  • Charles A. Ternent, MD, as Associate Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Surgery.

Change of Status (Omaha)

  • Marisa L. Zallocchi, PhD, from Assistant Clinical Professor (CS) in the Department of Biomedical Sciences to Resident Assistant Professor (RF-FT) in the Department of Biomedical Sciences.
  • Jennifer Anthone, PharmD, from Clinical Instructor (CS) in the Department of Medicine to Assistant Professor (secondary) in the Department of Medicine. Dr. Anthone’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions as an Assistant Professor. She is board certified as a Pharmacotherapy Specialist.

Change of Status (Phoenix)

  • Peter Wu, MD, from Instructor in the Department of Surgery to Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery. Dr. Wu has recently became board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
  • Theresa Grebe, MD, from Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Pediatrics to Clinical Professor in the Department of Pediatrics. This is commensurate with her faculty status at the University of Arizona.
  • Suraj Muley, MD, from Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Neurology to Clinical Professor in the Department of Neurology. This is commensurate with his faculty status at the University of Arizona.

 Secondary Appointment Renewals (Omaha)

  • Pamela Foral, PharmD, as Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases. Dr. Foral’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Department of Pharmacy Practice.